God Won’t Give You More Than You Can Handle

Before we go any further with this “That’s not in the Bible” series, I think it’s important that we acknowledge that the Bible is not the only thing we misquote. Famous movie tag lines get altered ...

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Why We Sing All The Songs

I've been seeing a lot of articles lately on why churches still sing hymns, why they don't sing hymns, why they love new music and why new music has grown old. At our church, we ...

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That’s Not in the Bible: God’s Got This

   We like quick fixes. It kind of seems like the woman in our story this morning got one. She just touched Jesus’s cloak and boom, she was healed. But if you were listening closely to ...

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To fix the things we can…

Thanks to some of our handier members, a few of the things that haven't worked so well at the church have been fixed. The sliding doors in the youth room now actually slide and can ...

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Those who demonize others are often battling their own demons

Both of my parents have counseling degrees, and my father had a private counseling practice for nearly 40 years. When I was a child, my mother was the director of the county mental health association ...

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The Problem with Mother’s Day

I find Mother's Day fraught with peril when it comes to Sunday worship. While I have a really great mom, who is still alive and well, and my own daughter and I (currently) have a ...

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